People

Professors, PIs, and Clinical Collaborators

J. Kenneth Salisbury, Ph.D.

J. Kenneth Salisbury, Ph.D.
Research Professor
Departments of Computer Science, Surgery
Courtesy Appointment in Department
of Mechanical Engineering

Joan Savall, Ph.D.

Joan Savall, Ph.D.
Visiting Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Nichols H. Blevins, M.D.

Nichols H. Blevins, M.D.
Chief, Division of Otology/Neurotology
Department of Otolaryngology

Sabine C. Girod, M.D., D.D.S., Ph.D.

Sabine C. Girod, M.D., D.D.S., Ph.D.
Department of Plastic
& Reconstructive Surgery

Rebeka G. Silva, D.M.D.

Rebeka G. Silva, D.M.D.
Chief, Dental Service
San Francisco VA Medical Center


Current Students

Brian Jo

Brian Jo
Ph.D. Candidate,
Institute of Computational
and Mathematical Engineering (ICME)

Tony Pratkanis

Tony Pratkanis
Undergraduate,
Department of Computer Science

Michael Yip

Michael Yip
Ph.D. Candidate,
Department of Bioengineering


Former Students

Reuben Brewer

Reuben Brewer
Ph.D. Candidate,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Aubrey Shapero

Aubrey Shapero
Undergraduate,
Department of Electrical Engineering

Rob Wilson

Rob Wilson, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Sara C. Schvartzman

Sara C. Schvartzman, Ph.D.
Postdoc,
Department of Bioengineering

Baris Ungun

Baris Ungun
Ph.D. Candidate,
Department of Bioengineering

Jonas Forsslund

Jonas Forsslund
Ph.D. Candidate,
School of Computer
Science and Communication
KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Adam Leeper, Ph.D.

Adam Leeper, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Sonny Chan

Sonny Chan, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Computer Science

Federico Barbagli, Ph.D.

Federico Barbagli, Ph.D.
Research Fellow, Consulting Professor
Department of Computer Science

Qiao Zhao

Qiao Zhao
Ph.D. Candidate,
Department of Computer Science

Morgan Quigley

Morgan Quigley, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Computer Science

Dan Walker

Dan Walker, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Cédric Schwab

Cédric Schwab
Masters Candidate,
Virtual Reality and Active
Interfaces (VRAI) Group,
École Polytechnique Fédérale
de Lausanne (EPFL)

Jeff Schlosser

Jeff Schlosser, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Sarah-Marie Chan

Sarah-Marie Chan
Undergraduate,
Design School

Dillon McCoy

Dillon McCoy
Undergraduate,
Department of Computer Science

Marie Feng

Marie Feng
Undergraduate,
Department of Computer Science

Eric Berger

Eric Berger
Ph.D. Candidate, on Leave
Department of Computer Science

David Camarillo, Ph.D.

David Camarillo, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Kent Frankovich

Kent Frankovich
Graduated with Masters,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Kevin Loewke, Ph.D.

Kevin Loewke, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Dan Morris, Ph.D.

Dan Morris, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Computer Science

Curt Salisbury, Ph.D.

Curt Salisbury, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Stanford University

Chris Sewell, Ph.D.

Chris Sewell, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Computer Science

Sean Walker, Ph.D.

Sean Walker, Ph.D.
Graduated with Ph.D.,
Department of Computer Science

Ben Wilson

Ben Wilson
Graduated with Masters,
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Keenan Wyrobek

Keenan Wyrobek
Ph.D. Candidate, on Leave
Department of Mechanical Engineering

  • Remis Balaniuk, Post-Doc, Deformable Tissue Simulation
  • Roman Devengenzo, Maters Student, Force Feedback Grips for Haptic Interactions
  • Derek Gaw, Undergrad (summer), Embedding haptics in movies
  • Unnur Gretarsdottir, MS Student, Haptics for the desktop environment
  • Paul Nangeroni, MS student, Mechanism Design
  • Josh Oechslin, MS student, Robotics
  • Kirk Phelps, MS Student, Serpentine Robots, Tactile Interfaces, Tele-Dermatology
  • Lee Redden, MS Student, Haptics
  • Brandon Stafford, MS student, Human-Friendly Robotics, CANbus control
  • Josh Stern, Undergrad (summer), GPU-accelerated physical simulation
  • Yuka Teraguchi, Undergrad (summer), Haptics in downloadable media
  • Doug Wilson, Undergrad (summer), Rendering techniques for surgical simulation
  • Ashley Wellman, MS Student, Personal Robotics
  • Lauren Wessel, MS student, Personal Robotics
  • Sue-Lynn Wu, MS Student, Serpentine Robots, Robot-Assisted Surgery